The firm represents a diverse range of business entities, from corporations to limited liability companies and limited partnerships. We work with business owners to select and form the proper business entity, develop profitable business strategies, draft contracts and corporate documents, and advise businesses on all aspects of management. We also work with closely the owners of closely held businesses to implement asset protection measures.
The firm represents creditors in bankruptcy matters and bankruptcy-related litigation. Our firm defends and files adversary actions, and serves on creditor’s committees. In addition, our firm acts as appointed special counsel in bankruptcy litigation.
Corporate and Director & Officer Litigation
The firm represents for-profit and not-for-profit corporations in all aspects of corporate litigation, including breach of contract, employment, insurance coverage and shareholder derivative suits.
Community Association Law
The firm has provided representation to community associations throughout the Chicagoland area. The firm represents condominium associations, cooperatives, townhome, and homeowner associations in all aspects of management and litigation. Our attorneys provide professional, cost-effective counsel to property managers and community association Boards. In addition, the firm represents associations in director & officer litigation, employment litigation, and the collection of assessments and carrying charges.
The firm represents businesses in employment related issues including drafting employment handbooks, employment contracts, and severance agreements. The firm also represents employers in employment litigation before the Federal EEOC, Illinois Department of Human Rights, Chicago Commission on Human Relations and in Federal and State Court proceedings. We have, on occasion, represented employees in employment discrimination actions, leading to extremely lucrative recoveries.
The firm’s attorneys represent insurers and insureds in a wide range of insurance coverage matters. The firm’s attorneys are knowledgeable in insurance policy interpretation and have litigated numerous cases involving policy coverage and exclusions issues.
Roth Fioretti’s attorneys represent corporations and individuals in complex litigation matters. Our attorneys are aggressive litigators. We represent clients in matters involving bankruptcy, contract, corporate and director & officer liability litigation, employment, insurance, intellectual property and real estate matters. Our firm has litigated matters to the United States Supreme Court, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Illinois Supreme Court, Illinois Appellate Court, and District and Bankruptcy courts throughout the country.
Intellectual Property Litigation
Roth Fioretti maintains a strong concentration in representing plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual property litigation. The firm represents a diverse range of clients from individuals seeking to enforce patent and trademark rights, and also those accused of infringement. We also represent clients in trade secret misappropriation litigation. Roth Fioretti’s attorneys have successfully represented many intellectual property plaintiffs on a contingent fee basis, earning the firm’s clients millions of dollars. Our firm also prosecutes and defends trademark opposition proceedings before the Trademark Trial & Appeal Board.
Patent, Trademark & Copyright Law
The firm obtains trademarks and copyrights in the United States and throughout the world. The firm provides representation in all aspects of trademark practice, from trademark search services, through registration and opposition proceedings.
The firm handles transactions and litigation related to commercial and residential real estate matters. We are regularly involved in transactions involving the sale and lease of property, including the development of condominiums. In addition, the firm represents clients in the areas of breach of contract claims, development disputes, lease disputes and construction litigation.